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Upscale Fashion Company is Paying to Maintain Rome’s Colosseum

While it may be the job of the Italian government to preserve the 2,000-year-old monuments of Rome, the dazzling city simply has too many landmarks to properly maintain on a budget. Which is why businesses are now stepping up to ensure the conservation of the city’s beloved history. Tod’s, an

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Trees Growing Out of Buildings Could Help Heal China’s Air Pollution Problem

This Italian architect has just unveiled his plans for a groundbreaking pair of buildings that could help China with its smog problem. Stefano Boeri’s has announced the construction of two towers in Nanjing that will be covered in cascading shrubs and greenery – also know as a “vertical forest”. The Nanjing Vertical Forest

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IKEA Releases Free Design For Garden Sphere That Feeds a Neighborhood

This easily-constructed new IKEA product could feed dozens of people in your very own neighborhood – and the blueprints are available for download free of charge. The Grow Room is an urban structure designed by architects Sine Lindholm and Mads-Ulrik Husumto in Space 10 – an IKEA idea lab based on

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People Come From Around the World to See This Dad’s Ice Castles (WATCH)

This cool dad took it upon himself to make something fun for the whole family – so he started growing his own backyard ice castles that notoriously attract families from around the world. Brent Christensen started the Ice Castles entertainment company on an acre and a half of land outside

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